Job Opening

Assistant Professor position in Geophysics/Geology

University of Miami

Posted: 09/14/2022

Open Until: 01/24/2023

Assistant Professor Geological Sciences

The Department of Marine Geosciences at the Rosenstiel School of Marine, Atmospheric, and Earth Science, University of Miami, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Geological Sciences (broadly defined). We have needs in the areas of structural geology, petrology, hydrogeology, and marine geophysics. Candidates with a vision for developing an interdisciplinary research program within these areas are especially encouraged to apply. The University of Miami offers a unique tropical location and the opportunity to integrate oceanographic, atmospheric, and biological expertise into process-oriented geological research through collaboration with faculty in the departments of Atmospheric Sciences, Ocean Sciences, Environmental Science and Policy, and Marine Biology.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. (or equivalent) in Geological Sciences or a related field and demonstrated ability to conduct compelling independent research and are expected to establish an externally funded research program. Further, applicants should be prepared to vigorously contribute to the department’s undergraduate and graduate teaching missions.

Questions should be directed to Dr. Sam Purkis, Chair of the Department of Marine Geosciences (spurkis@rsmas.miami.edu).

Applications shall include:

* Letter of interest that describes your anticipated contributions to scholarship, teaching, and service in the Department of Marine Geosciences Current CV Research statement Teaching statement The names of five colleagues who can provide us with a reference
* Current CV
* Research Statement
* Teaching Statement
* The name so five colleagues who can provide us with a reference

Please submit all applications to: https://umiami.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UMFaculty?q=r100060336

The positions will remain open until filled. The University of Miami is an equal opportunity employer.

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